Vagrant Desires, Part 1, $750 Mixed-media oil pastel on paper, mounted on wood panel 41 1/2 × 23 1/2 × 2 in 105.4 × 59.7 × 5.1 cm

Vagrant Desires, Part 1, $750 Mixed-media oil pastel on paper, mounted on wood panel 41 1/2 × 23 1/2 × 2 in 105.4 × 59.7 × 5.1 cm The proliferation of social media has allowed us to create masks of identity indicating our wealth, status, and desires open to the public. Often the image portrayed by these profiles are mere symbols, creating a surface language, and a shallow impression of who we are. In this series I have deconstructed our RGB profiles to pose the question “What beauty are we missing by oversimplifying the messages about who we really are?”

Vagrant Desires, Part 1, $750
Mixed-media oil pastel on paper, mounted on wood panel
41 1/2 × 23 1/2 × 2 in
105.4 × 59.7 × 5.1 cm

The proliferation of social media has allowed us to create masks of identity indicating our wealth, status, and desires open to the public. Often the image portrayed by these profiles are mere symbols, creating a surface language, and a shallow impression of who we are. In this series I have deconstructed our RGB profiles to pose the question “What beauty are we missing by oversimplifying the messages about who we really are?”